A Tradition Started By Her Vietnam Vet Father, A Wilmette Teacher Now Has Students Write Thank You Letters To Vets"For him to let these little ones know that someone’s looking out for them, and is taking care of the United states and everything that it stands for, it would mean so much to him."
Giving Back To Veterans Who Gave So Much To This Country; 'It's Our Duty'"It's really our time as citizens, all of us, to honor the service that they gave us, and the willingness to serve, back when they were young and strong."
Illinois WorkNet, IDES Hosting Virtual Job Fair For Veterans This WeekIn honor of Veteran's Day, CBS 2 is Working For Chicago by providing resources to veterans who are navigating this especially difficult job market.
South Suburban Robbins Honors Military Heroes Ahead Of Veterans DayJust ahead of Veterans Day, south suburban Robbins on Sunday honored hometown military heroes.
Chicago Weather: Snow Snags Veterans Day Morning Commute; Bitter Cold To FollowSnow blowing through the area Monday morning is set to dump accumulations of up to 6 inches on the ground – right in time for the morning commute.
Veterans Day 2019: Ceremonies, Events In The Chicago AreaAs Veterans Day is honored around the country, here are the events going on in the Chicago area on Monday.
Chicago Warming Centers Closed For Holiday, Emergency Locations And Cook County Warming Centers Open Amid Snow, Cold TemperaturesAs the cold hits and the snow begins to fall, warming centers are not open due to Veterans Day.
Free Admission For Vets At Shedd Aquarium This Veterans DayFor Veterans Day on Monday, the Shedd Aquarium is offering a special deal.
'Run For The Brave' Raised Money For Wounded Veterans On Memorial Day WeekendHundreds of runners stepped out in the south suburbs to honor veterans this Memorial Day weekend.
Man Surprises Son By Returning Home Early On Veterans DayA Veteran’s Day surprise brought tears to the eyes of the Fremont School District 79 community.
Duckworth: 'Today Is My Alive Day'In talking about her injury and the people who helped her, she said "making sure I don’t let them down is what drives me to do everything I can for our Veterans and troops."
Chicago Wolves To Pack 100,000 Meals For 'Military Appreciation Weekend'The Chicago Wolves, players and staff, will join volunteers to create and pack 100,000 meals, for veterans in need.
Trump Says He Canceled Military Parade Over 'Ridiculously High' Cost EstimatePresident Donald Trump said Friday that he canceled a US military parade planned for Veterans Day weekend, blaming Washington city officials for inflating costs amid reports that indicated the event's price tag had soared over initial estimates.
Shelters Waive Adoption Fee For Veterans14 different shelters across Illinois paired pets with servicemen and women in the first-ever statewide "Pets for Vets."
Veterans Honored At Soldier FieldVeterans and their loved ones gathered at Soldier Field for the annual commemoration of Veterans Day in Chicago.